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Hack for good: Tech x Climate change
Date:
26th January 2019 (Sat) 10:00am - 6:00pm
Venue:
Microsoft Hong Kong Office (15/F, Cyberport 2, 100 Cyberport Road, Telegraph Bay, Hong Kong)
Fee:
Free
Language:
Cantonese

Can technology save the world? YES! If we are together to accomplish it. A breakthrough of changes to deal with climate change is needed through technology. Jockey Club CarbonCare Open Innovation Lab is partnering with Microsoft Hong Kong to explore how technology could combat on climate change.

 

Hack for good: Tech x Climate Change is a Hackathon event organized by JC COIL. It serves as a platform for innovative low-carbon ideas and allows these ideas to grow into feasible plans that bring change to our society. This incubation programme, spanning eight months, provides intensive coaching to guide incubates through a process from ‘Conception’ to ‘Realization’ of their green projects.

 

Participants will form teams with 2-4 peoples in a group at the Hackathon.The 4 selected teams will receive coaching from professionals on startup techniques, product testing with a trial grant and pitch for a kick-start fund at the end of the programme.

 

Target Audience: JC COIL incubation programme open for all people in Hong Kong with the age of 18+. In Cycle 4, we specifically target people who are from background of design, architecture, IT, engineering and entrepreneur.

 

Registration: https://goo.gl/7MLd5u
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